Press coverage about JBG Smith (NYSE:JBGS) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. JBG Smith earned a news sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the company an impact score of 46.3217056644806 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the media headlines that may have effected Accern’s analysis:
- Office out. Apartments in. Here’s the look of JBG Smith’s revised PenPlace plan. (bizjournals.com)
- Office out. Apartments in. Here's the look of JBG Smith's revised PenPlace plan. (finance.yahoo.com)
- Two Towers with 340 Units: JBG Smith’s Plans for Pen Place (dc.urbanturf.com)
- Here is one unlikely beneficiary if Amazon HQ2 were to land in northern Virginia (bizjournals.com)
NYSE:JBGS traded up $0.39 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $34.64. 1,162,403 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 396,666. JBG Smith has a 1-year low of $30.01 and a 1-year high of $37.75. The company has a quick ratio of 3.84, a current ratio of 3.84 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.74.
JBG Smith (NYSE:JBGS) last released its earnings results on Monday, March 12th. The company reported ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company had revenue of $156.37 million during the quarter.
In other news, Director Carol A. Melton bought 2,500 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 14th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $33.92 per share, with a total value of $84,800.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. 13.33% of the stock is owned by insiders.
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JBG Smith Company Profile
JBG SMITH Properties, a real estate investment trust (REIT), owns, operates, invests in, and develops real estate assets in Washington, the United States. The company's assets consist of office, multifamily, and retail properties. As of December 31, 2017, its operating portfolio consisted of 69 operating assets comprising 51 office assets, 14 multifamily assets, and 4 other assets.
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